Adjective "abstractedly" definition and examples

(Abstractedly may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/abˈstraktɪdli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

  1. 'Suffused with a post-Romantic melancholy, it seems to wander abstractedly through a softly glowing mist.'
  2. 'He is looking up abstractedly into the middle distance with a slightly suppressed smile.'

More definitions

adjective

1. lost in thought; deeply engrossed or preoccupied.

Origin

(abstracted)